Books for Children



Kate loves living by the ocean! When her family moves to Kansas, Kate misses collecting seastones and watching the sea gulls. When Grandpa plants seeds in his spring garden, Kate plants her seastones, hoping to grow an ocean. 

 Picture Book 

Age: 4 to 10 years old Page Count: 32 

Publishing Date: 2020 Size: 11” x 8.5” 

Available at: Doodle and Peck Publishing, Amazon,

Barnes and Noble, Ingram, Brodart

ISBN: 978-1-7333462-1-4 (hardback) . . . . . . . . .$19.99

ISBN: 978-1-7333462-0-7 (paperback) . . . . . . . .$10.99

LCCN 2019946385 Sales, PR, & Marketing Contact: Marla Jones 405-354-7422 |

Publisher: Doodle and Peck Publishing

PO Box 852105 | Yukon, OK 73085 


Callahan Crisis

If you've wondered what's happened to George Callahan and his family, they're back! CALLAHAN CRISIS follows George and his family as they make their way through the flu epidemic of 1918. Not only does George become the head of the house, he has the additional burden of coping with two girls who move in next door!

Available now from Amazon in paperback or e-book edition.

Callahan Crossroads


Set in 1918 Kansas City, CALLAHAN CROSSROADS brings you to the heart of the World War I home front. Issue-driven and entertaining, it's a coming-of-age story that will resonate with readers of all ages. As the war unfolds overseas,  George Callahan, his best friend Jimmy Kelly, and their families and friends face private wars in their own neighborhood.


On shelves now for readers 8 and up.


Buy it at Amazon

Whisper Island

It's 1913, and 12-year-old Primmy's greatest wish is to join the US Life Savers Service. But there's only one problem---girls aren't allowed. Receiving little encouragement from family and friends, Primmy does everything she can to change their minds and make her dream come true.


For young readers ages 8-12.


Browse or buy it at Amazon

and independent bookstores.

Wasatch Summer

While eleven-year-old Hannah Turner cares for the family's sheep alone in the mountains of Utah, she faces the most unlikely dangers - from snakes to Indians to the Bear Lake monster. This coming-of-age historical novel set will enthrall young and old alike as Hannah learns to overcome fears and trust in herself to make the right decisions.


For young readers ages 8-12.


Browse or buy it at Amazon

Old Enough for Magic

[out of print]

Peter's sister Arlene doesn't think he is old enough to own a magic set, but when Arlene accidentally turns herself into a frog it's Peter who figures out how to change her back.


For young readers ages 5-8.


Copies available at Amazon

Books for Adults

Multiple Intelligences
and Life Positive Habits


A comprehensive guidebook for teachers, filled with activities for discovering the strengths, talents and learning styles of each student to build collaborative and engaging classrooms.
Available at Corwin